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How Does Peggy’s Law Help Fight Nursing Home Abuse?

A 93-year-old woman was rushed to Ocean Medical Center with bruises and welts across her back, a broken jaw, a broken cheekbone, and a broken eye socket as well as a broken wrist. When her daughter arrived at the hospital, nursing home staff explained that the woman had fallen, but the daughter was not convinced. Now, after years of advocating,…
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Can a Lawyer Help If I Have a Defective Medical Implant?

If you have a defective medical implant of any kind, then a lawyer can gather all of the relevant information for a claim. Usually, you rely on your doctor to tell you what kind of revision surgery you need – but you may not know what brand or model of implant you actually received, even if it later failed. An…
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What Are Common Damages in a Defective Medical Device Claim?

The damages in a defective medical device claim chiefly stem from the fact that victims of defective implants must undergo a second revision surgery. Therefore, you may be entitled to compensation for the expense of this second procedure as well as the value of your lost wages plus pain and suffering, if applicable. In this video, attorney John Keefe Jr….
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